ATS Project Manager

Towcester

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Job Description

Job title: ATS Project Manager

Location: Towcester

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £44,500+ Dependent of skills and experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Primary interface with customers, sub-contractors and project stakeholders. Develop and maintain key relationships through regular communication, proposal of opportunities and timely reporting of issues therefore ensuring all deliverables are achieved
  • Controlling and monitoring projects so that they are delivered to agreed time, cost and quality requirements, regularly reviewing and reporting on progress against plan and where necessary, intervening to resolve issues which threaten delivery to plan
  • Supporting bid and tendering processes to ensure bids meet customer needs, in line with business & commercial criteria that all risks are assessed effectively, and that bids are realistic and winnable
  • Management of schedules, including tracking of critical paths and dependencies
  • Working within a multi-disciplined team consisting of engineering, commercial, project management etc., to ensure that both the customers and business requirements are met, whilst ensuring that all commercial aspects are well documented

Your skills and experiences:

Essential

  • Stakeholder Management skills working cross functionally at all levels
  • Experience of working with Microsoft Project
  • Degree or Equivalent experience in a Project Management or business related subject (STEM)

Desirable

  • APMP, PMQ Prince2

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The ATS Project Management team:

The Advanced Technology Solutions (ATS) organisation currently consists of two main groups: the Micro and Nano Systems (M&NS) operational group in Filton, Bristol, and the Microwave Materials (MM) business in Towcester, Northamptonshire. This role is based in Towcester.

The team manage bids and business cases, negotiate contracts, robustly plan, lead program delivery, and manage project closure or transition.

The team comprises 7 people, with a total of 56 employees in the organisation.

Why BAE Systems? 

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 25th July 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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